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Driftwood Restaurant

4329 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1B7, Canada
+1 250-923-5505
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“pork” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00 Hours
Chinese, Asian
€€ - €€€
4329 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1B7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Do not waste your money eating at this restaurant. My family and I had the buffet lunch and most of the dish we're almost empty, considering there were only 5 patrons in the restaurant. There were only 2 deep fried prawns left, no loss there...More

Thank kfmgillis
Marilyn_CRM, Guest Relations Manager at Driftwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi there, Sorry for your experience. It looks like your experience was so different with other people’s experience. Our foods and service have really good reputation in local communities. Please contact us, we would like to know the details. Good luck!

Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Great, as per usual. Nice fresh hot assortment of delicious Chinese Food. Today they had my favourite breaded shrimp. Location is a bit far out but well worth the trip. Lots of free parking. Across the road from the ocean and a park.

Thank Gloria B
Reviewed 15 April 2018

This is one of the better buffets - with lots to choose from. The Restaurant gets busy very fast and fills up just after 6PM so the food is always hot and freshly cooked. The servers are very helpful and prompt to take away the...More

Thank Brian N
Reviewed 14 April 2018

As buffets go ,this one is one of the better ones. Lots of prawns and everything hot (due mostly to large crowds}. The service is great with prompt take away of plates and refilling of water glasses.

Thank trag51
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Coming home after a long trip and decided to pick up Chinese on the way. Ordered over the phone for a pick up. It was ready when we got there - 5 mins. earlier than expected, which was good. Had the dinner for two. The...More

Thank Fred J
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Food was hot and plentiful. Service is quick and friendly and seating was excellent. All in all a thought a pleasant place to eat and the price was respectable.

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I have been going to the Driftwood for 14 years and so it pains me to say the owners are doing a poor job when it comes to their food. We were there two weeks ago on a Friday night at 6:30 pm. The smorg,...More

Thank Polish-Golfer
Reviewed 11 February 2018

This is a busy place, and I think it is because of the load up and eat buffet. The dishes are OK, nothing exceptional, and the choice range is not bad. This being north Vancouver Island, you are not going to get the quality and...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

My brother was here visiting from Ontario so we thought it would be fun to try the all you can eat buffet. We took him to the lunch buffet (only because of timing) which was very disappointing as we didnt realize that the lunch buffet...More

2  Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The food was excellent. Lots of it. Easy to get to from our location. Lots of choices on the takeout menu. Better than the mandarin restaurants in Ontario.

Thank Kathleen H
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Response from Wesedo | Reviewed this property |
Rule of thumb is one dish per person to share; albeit one would need to know the demographic of your party to reply correctly as it seems my elderly parents and friends consume less food than myself and friends my age... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4329 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Campbell River
  • Phone Number: +1 250-923-5505
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